Category Archives: General

Taking A Flight From Penang International Airport To Pulau Langkawi

My family recently took an AirAsia flight from Penang International Airport to Pulau Langkawi (19 June 2018). It has been a while since I board a plane at Penang Airport, and I was quite impressed with the “upgrade” that Penang Airport had gone through. The check-in / baggage-drop process for the AirAsia flight was a little chaotic, but… Read More »

Kindermusik Centres In Penang

Kindermusik is a music and movement programme for toddlers and young children. The classes use music, songs, games, and movement to enrich the children’s learning environment. In addition, young children get to interact with each other in the Kindermusik class. Here is a list of Kindermusik Centres in Penang: Kindermusik at The Whyte House HQ 4K-2, Tingkat Kenari,… Read More »

Penang Airport Parking Fee / Charges

Penang Airport has both long-term and short-term parking available. This is very convenient for travellers who would like to drive to the airport, park and get on their flight. At the time of writing (30 June 2018), the parking fee/charges at the Penang Airport are as follows: 1st hour to 12 hours – RM2 per hour 12 hours… Read More »

Cold Storage Supermarket Branches In Penang

Cold Storage is a supermarket chain that specializes in fresh produce (fruits, vegetables, salmon, poultry, beef, lamb, etc.) and other quality products. Most of our daily needs are available at Cold Storage supermarkets. Cold Storage has many outlets across Malaysia. Here is the list of Cold Storage branches in Penang: Cold Storage Gurney Plaza 170-B1-15, Gurney Plaza, Persiaran… Read More »

The Learning Garden Sports Day 2018

The Learning Garden is a kindergarten located at The York House, Halaman York, Georgetown, Penang (Address: 121, Halaman York, 10450 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-2293386). It recently held its Sports Day 2018 on 6 May 2018 (Sunday). I am so happy to have attended the fun event. The Learning Garden Sports Day 2018 is a fun family event. The… Read More »

Greenlane Auto Services, Island Glades, Penang

Greenlane Auto Services is a car service centre in Island Glades, Penang (Address: 12, Lorong Delima 1, Taman Island Glades, 11600 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 04-6554066). It is located on the same road as Gembira Parade, Hing Long Cafe, O & N Coffee Shop, and US Pizza Restaurant. I have been using the services of Greenlane Auto Services for a… Read More »

Yeow Chye Art Studio, Pekan Air Itam, Penang

Yeow Chye Art Studio is located in Air Itam, Penang (Address: 134-G, Jalan Paya Terubong, Pekan Air Itam, 11500 Air Itam, Penang). The art centre is named after the owner, Cheng Yeow Chye, who is an artist. The art classes at Yeow Chye Art Studio are conducted by the artist owner himself, with the help of a couple… Read More »

Qualitas Health Clinics In Penang

Qualitas Medical Group is a major primary healthcare provider in Malaysia. Companies providing healthcare benefits for their employees typically have Qualitas clinics under its list of panel clinics. Here is the list of Qualitas clinics in Penang: Klinik Aman (Bayan Baru) 70-01-64, Level One, D’Piazza Mall, Jalan Mahsuri, Bandar Bayan Baru, 11960 Bayan Lepas, Penang. Tel: 04-6452793. Klinik… Read More »

Tanjung Tokong Tua Pek Kong Temple, Tanjung Tokong, Penang

The Tanjung Tokong Tua Pek Kong Temple is one of the oldest temples in the region. The Tanjung Tokong town itself actually got its name from this old “tokong” (“tokong” is the Malay word for temple). The main entrance to the temple has the official name Thai Pak Koong Temple Tanjung Tokong, which is based on the Hakka… Read More »